International News

Teens injured in US shark attacks

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 02:23
Two teenagers are badly injured in separate shark attacks at a popular seaside resort in the US state of North Carolina.

Comet robot Philae phones home again

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 02:21
Europe's comet lander has again been in touch with Earth, making three short contacts on Sunday.

Three men admit Glasgow jewel heist

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 02:17
Three men admit carrying out a £200,000 daylight jewellery raid at the Argyll Arcade in Glasgow last year.

Man charged over Tower Bridge death

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 02:16
A 28-year-old man is charged with the murder of a man found critically injured near Tower Bridge.

Two teens in hospital after crash

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 02:14
Two teenage boys are in hospital with serious injuries after the car they were in crashed near Trimsaran in Carmarthenshire.

Migrant bodies after Sahara sandstorm

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 02:14
The bodies of 18 mainly West African migrants have been found in the Sahara desert in Niger, having lost their way in a sandstorm, the IOM says.

Yemen talks begin without rebels

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 02:02
UN chief Ban Ki-moon delivers a warning that Yemen is "burning", as talks get under way in Geneva with Houthi rebels still to arrive.

UK 'fighter' suspected among Kenya dead

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:58
Forensic test are expected to confirm that a British man was among 11 al-Shabab fighters killed during an attack in Kenya, the BBC understands.

Super Puma survivors seek damages

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:55
Nine survivors of a helicopter crash off Shetland in 2013 in which four people died lodge a claim for damages which could total about £5m.

Lethal overdose nurse not guilty

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:53
A nurse from Somerset who gave a patient a lethal overdose of a prescription drug is found not guilty of manslaughter by gross negligence.

Shock finale for Game of Thrones

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:36
Fans of the hit US fantasy drama are left stunned by a shock season five finale. This story contains spoilers.

Greece isn't any old troubled debtor

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:33
Why it is dangerous for the eurozone that negotiations with Greece on a bailout are being couched in terms of national economic advantage rather than a vision for the future of monetary union

Fracking bid 'should be approved'

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:25
Fracking should be allowed at one of two sites on the Fylde coast in Lancashire, a report recommends.

VIDEO: Battle of the giants at Paris Air Show

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:20
Key players from world of civil and military aviation gather in France for the bi-annual Paris Air Show, where Boeing and Airbus hope to pick up new orders on their flagship jetliners.

Algeria profile

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:20
Provides overview, key facts and events, a timeline and leader profile along with current news about Algeria

Glitch hits Borders railway tickets

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:16
A website glitch means many people trying to buy some of the first tickets for the new Borders to Edinburgh railway are unable to do so.

In pictures: India prepares for Yoga Day

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:08
Indians limber up for International Yoga Day

'Get real', Greek PM tells creditors

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 01:06
Greek leader Alexis Tsipras says his government will wait patiently for creditors to become "realistic", after debt talks in Brussels fail.

'Extinct' spider seen after 100 years

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:59
A species of spider believed to have been wiped out in the UK is spotted for the first time in over 100 years.

Man arrested over woman's murder

BBC - Mon, 2015-06-15 00:51
A man is arrested on suspicion of murdering a 24-year-old woman in Bradford.